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Headies 2020: Burna Boy, Fireboy DML And Tiwa Savage Lead Nominations | See Complete List

Nigeria’s most prestigious music award show, The Headies, has released this year’s nominee’s list. The year in review, July 2019 – September 2020 has unarguably been one of the most interesting times for the Nigerian music industry, most especially with the world’s attention on Nigerian music, specifically Afrobeats. For this year’s Headies award, Burna Boy, Fire boy…

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Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala Nominated For 2020 UEFA Women’s Team Of The Year

Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala has been nominated for the first-ever Uefa Women’s Team of the Year, following her exploits with Barcelona Femení. The European football body released the shortlist for fan voting on Tuesday and the Super Falcons star unsurprisingly appeared on the nominations, along with 14 strikers, including teammate Jennifer Hermoso. Oshoala is the only African included, among the 50-woman list shortlisted…

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Nigerian Photographer Stephen Tayo Makes British Fashion Council’s 2020 ‘New Wave: Creatives’ List

Ahead of the 2020 Fashion Awards, the British Fashion Council (BFC) has named 50 of the most prominent NEW WAVE: Creatives of the year and landing a well-deserved spot on the annual list is Nigerian photographer Stephen Tayo. Established in 2018, New Wave: Creatives is part of the BFC’s annual Fashion Awards that take place digitally for the first time…

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Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Ronaldo, Messi & More Lead Nominations | See Full List

Ahead of the the 2020 Best FIFA Football Awards, nominees for the annual ceremony were released on Wednesday on their official website. Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Lewandowski, Lucy Bronze and Sam Kerr are amongst the biggest names to have been nominated for this year’s ceremony will be held on December 17. According to the organizers, the full list of…

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ICYMI: The Weeknd, Teyana Taylor & More Artists React To 2021 Grammys Snub

Nominations for the 63rd Grammy Awards were announced last night but has since been met with controversy as several artists have expressed their displeasure towards the reveal. While few artists reacted to their snub, others waded into the conversation, pointing out several accusations against the organizers. First to respond on social media was American singer and dancer, Teyana Taylor who…

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Burna Boy And Wikzid Receive Grammy 2021 Nod For ‘Twice As Tall’, Beyoncé’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’

The coronavirus pandemic may have cancelled a year’s worth of concerts and album release parties, but Music’s Biggest Night is not only moving ahead right on schedule, it’s set to be as big as ever. On Tuesday, the Recording Academy announced the nominees for the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards. The nominations included Nigerian music acts, Burna Boy and Wizkid which immediately…

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#GRAMMYs 2021: Here’s The Full List Of Nominees For Music’s Biggest Night

The nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards are finally here and the internet can’t stop taking about them already! Revealed in a lifestream on Tuesday, Beyoncé came out on top with nine nominations, followed by Taylor Swift, Roddy Ricch and Dua Lipa with six nods. Nigerian superstar Burna Boy, also picked up his second nomination for his critically-acclaimed album, Twice as…

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Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage & More Land 2020 MOBO Awards Nominations

The nominations for the 2020 Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards are finally here! Landing in notable categories are many Nigerian and African stars including Burna Boy and Rema who are both nominated in the Best International Act category amongst an array of very talented acts. They also join Wizkid, Davido, Fireboy DML, Adekunle Gold and Tiwa Savage who bagged nominations in the Best…

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See The Complete Winners List Of 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards

BET on Tuesday night (Oct. 27), aired the 2020 edition of their annual hip-hop awards virtually on BET Her, VH1 and MTV2 to celebrate some of the biggest artistes, songs, and music videos. The 15th annual award show was hosted by 85 South’s Karlous Miller, DC Young Fly, and Chico Bean. There were also thrilling performances from…

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2020 MTV EMA: Burna Boy, Rema And Master KG Bag Nominations | See Complete List

MTV has unveiled the nominations for the 2020 MTV EMAs and as you’ve guessed it features our very own Nigerian superstars Burna Boy and Rema vying for the Best African Act category. Other African singers nominated include Master KG, Kabza de Small and DJ Maphorisa (South Africa), Sheebah (Uganda), and Gaz Mawete (Democratic Republic of The Congo). In 2019, Burna Boy won the coveted award. Lady Gaga is in the lead with seven nods…

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